Month: March 2015
With the students of Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J., in need of more housing, Nexus Properties is working around the clock to finish the 220 Rowan Boulevard project in less than 15 months. Enrollment is soaring at the public university, increasing from 9,000 students to 15,000 in the past seven years.
The new six-floor, 316,500-square-foot building includes student housing, market-rate apartments, retail space and medical facilities.
There will be 119 student apartments housing 456 students. Of these, 109 will be four-bedroom units and 10 will be two-bedroom units.
In addition, the building is to feature 57 luxury market-rate apartments consisting of 48 two-bedroom and nine one-bedroom units. There will be separate entrances for the market-rate residents and students. The market rate apartments will house graduate students, university staff and residents of the community at large.